Houghton Regis Memorial Hall

The Green, Houghton Regis  LU55DX. Chairman Tel 07799720767  Bookings: 07598125775

'One of the best kept Halls in the Houghton Regis area'

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** A Covid inspection has been carried out by trading standards at the Memorial Hall and we were complimented on the high standards of hygiene and Covid Compliance. The inspection was conducted under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974. A lot of work and effort has been put in to reach the standards required. The Chairman and Management Committee are very pleased with the result.**

24/5/21

COVID INFORMATION

For the latest information please visit our 'COVID INFO' page.

 

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 Our friendly booking Secretary will be pleased to assist with any enquiries you may have regarding bookings, licencing for mobile bar, music.etc and PAT testing. We especially welcome enquiries from the Houghton Regis Community. We will not be taking bookings for Parties or Celebrations Untill Covid Lockdown ends.

* The Hall has a 23 space Car Park In Drury Lane.

* The Hall is accessible to Wheelchair users.

* A Baby Changing facility is available.

* There is a disabled Toilet.

* We have a Loop System for the hard of hearing.

* Free WiFi.

* Stage and Sound System.

Enquiries, please contact our Booking Secretary on:

07598 125775 or click below for an email to be sent.

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The Memorial Hall is located opposite the Village Green in Houghton Regis. The main entrance is located up a pathway to the left of the building.

Our Modern Kitchen

Our Hall is modern, bright and is ideal for celebration.

Our new Carpark with marked bays including two bays for disabled parking

THE HALL MANAGEMENT

The Hall is managed by a small committee of Trustees who meet on a regular basis. We are a registered as a Charity. The building was transfered to the then Parish Council in August 1946.The hall is now managed by The Trustees Management team.

If you would like to contact the Management please send an email by clicking one the links below

 

THE TRUSTEES

Ken Wattingham - Chairman                              Click Here to email

David Hill - Vice Chairman                                  Click here to email

Lisa Brinkley -Minute  Secretary                       Click here to email                                       

Alina Cheta - Treasurer                                     Click here to email

Julie Cawthorne - Booking Secretary               Click here to email               

 

WE HAVE A GREAT CHOICE OF ACTIVITIES

LISTED BELOW ARE PROVISIONAL DATES WHEN GROUPS ARE PROPOSING TO RETURN. PLEASE CONTACT YOUR GROUP LEADER BEFORE COMING TO THE HALL. NOTE: COVID REGULATIONS APPLY BEFORE THE 19th JULY.

ALL RETURNS ARE SUBJECT TO THE GOVERNMENT LIFTING LOCKDOWN RULES.

 

 MONDAY       

                          Tea Dance                2pm - 4pm    (Contact Group Leader for return date)

                          Sequence Dance    4.30pm -7pm  ( PENDING)

                         Houghton Regis Country & Western    8pm - 10pm    (10th MAY)

 

TUESDAY          Fitness Moves 10.00am - 11.00am  (18TH MAY 2021)

                         Contact Anthea 07732568268        Email  anthea.lorraine@gmail.com

                          Womens Institute   7.30pm - 10.00pm.(PENDING)

                         (Meets 1st Tue of theMonth.) (PENDING)

                        The Phoenix Ballroom & Sequence Dance Club. 2.00pm - 4.00pm (Contact Group Leader for return date)

                             

WEDNESDAY   Bingo    7.00pm - 9.15pm (Contact Group Leader for return date)

 

THURSDAY     

                           I.L.T Taekwon-Do    4.00pm - 6.45pm (20TH MAY)

                          Spiritual Church    7.00pm - 9.15pm (Contact Group Leader for return date)

FRIDAY        

                          U3A Sequence Dance    2.15pm - 4.15pm ( PENDING)

                          Dunstable Dance Club    7.30pm - 10.30pm (Contact Group Leader for return date)

 

SATURDAY      Ballroom Dancing / Sequence Dancing

                         7.00pm - 11.00pm Last Saturday of the month (31st July)

                       Contact Peter Rogerson 01582 862611  Email    peterrogerson92@gmail.com                         

 

ABOUT THE GROUPS WHO MEET IN THE HALL - USE CONTACT FORM BELOW FOR MORE INFORMATION

PLEASE DON'T FORGET TO CONTACT THE LEADER OF THE GROUP BEFORE VISITING THE HALL.

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TEA DANCE (Mondays)   (Contact Leader for return date)

A Tea Dance is held each Monday from 2.00pm-4.00pm featuring Ballroom, Latin and Sequence styles. You are invited to join us for some fun, moving to music and  meeting new people as well as the benefits of a good workout. Tea, coffee and biscuits are served during the break. 

SEQUENCE DANCE (Contact Leader of group for return date)Mondays sequence dance is an informal session of modern sequence dancing led by a qualified teacher.

HOUGHTON REGIS COUNTRY & WESTERN  Meets on a Monday evening 8pm-10pm.

FITNESS MOVES (Tuesdays)  (FROM 18TH MAY 2021)

Anthea's Fitness Moves Class, why not help to maintain your strength and mobility with this easy to follow exercise to music class on a Tuesday morning. There are many benefits with exercise including relieving anxiety, improving memory and so much more. Don't wait make a date to come along and join the group. (See the halls Group Advert page for contact details.)

PHOENIX BALLROOM & SEQUENCE DANCE CLUB  (Contact Leader for return date)

The Club meets every Tuesday afternoon with a new time of 2pm -4pm.They have been established since 1990 and have met at different locations. They are a friendly group  new to the Memorial Hall. They hold a once a month Saturday Dance at Challney Girls School, and have a live band on occasions.

WOMANS INSTITUTE (PENDING)

Houghton Regis Women's Institute was founded in June 1945. We are a group of friendly women of various ages and we meet at the Memorial Hall on the first Tuesday of the Month at 7.30pm. We have a wide variety of speakers as well as regular craft and quiz evenings. Obviously, we always make time for refreshments even if not all of us are jam makers!

We sometimes have an outing locally. Previously we have been to Jordans Mill, Priory House, Caldecotte Lake and the beautifully renovated Houghton Hall Park.

We are involved in our local community and take part in several events such as Carnival throughout the year.

 Members are encouraged to suggest subjects for meetings, speakers and locations for outings. We do not take ourselves too seriously and new members are always welcome. Why not give us a try?

BINGO (Wednesdays)  (Contact Leader for the return date)

Due to the date change of the uplift of  the Lockdown we envisage that Sessions will re-start in August, keep an eye on this website for information.  Bingo is held in a relaxed atmosphere on Wednesday evenings, The session lasts for about two hours. Refreshments are available from the tea bar before the game starts and during the break, there is also a raffle. It's a great place to meet new friends.

 I.L.T TAEKWON-DO (Thursdays)  (20th May)

No information received from group. 

SPIRITUAL CHURCH (Thursdays) (Contact Leader for return date) 

No information received from group.

U3A SEQUENCE DANCE (Fridays) (PENDING)

The group is one of many of approximately one hundred different groups in Dunstable U3A. We are all retired and enjoy sequence dancing, learning many new dances. The group is very fortunate to have the services of a professional dance teacher. Many have progressed from basic sequences to more complicated ones. The group was started over 10 years ago and still have some of the founder members attending.

DUNSTABLE DANCE CLUB (Fridays)  (Contact Leader for rturn date)

The group meet every Friday throughout the year with one exception Good Friday. We are a friendly group and new members are always welcome. We have many new dances to learn throughout the year and Luckily, we have been able to secure the services of two professional dance teachers.

BALLROOM DANCE CLUB (Saturdays)  (31st JULY 2021)

The Dance Club meets on the last Saturday of each month. It is well established in the Memorial Hall. The club offers a range of different dance types, Ballroom, Latin Dance and, Sequence. Please contact Peter Rogerson on 01582 862611 as booking a place in advance is essential.

To enquire about any of the above groups please click below to send a message.

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